Gare de Pau

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Gara de Pau.jpg
Exterior of the Gare de Pau
LocationAvenue Jean Biray 64000
Coordinates43°17′29″N 0°22′10″W / 43.2914°N 0.3694°W / 43.2914; -0.3694Coordinates: 43°17′29″N 0°22′10″W / 43.2914°N 0.3694°W / 43.2914; -0.3694
Elevation177 m (581 ft)
Owned byRFF / SNCF
Operated bySNCF
Opened4 March 1863 (1863-03-04)
TER - Nouvelle-Aquitaine

The gare de Pau is a railway station in Pau, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France. The station is located on the Toulouse-Bayonne and Pau-Canfranc railway lines. The station is served by TGV (high speed trains), Intercités de Nuit (night trains), Intercités (long distance) and TER (local) services operated by the SNCF.

The station is situated in the valley of the Gave de Pau, some 30 metres (98 ft) below the city centre. It is linked to the city centre by the Funiculaire de Pau, which climbs out of the valley to the Boulevard des Pyrénées and Place Royale. It is also served by buses and taxis.

Train services[edit]

The following services currently call at Pau:

  • intercity services (Intercités) Hendaye - Bayonne - Pau - Tarbes - Toulouse
  • local service (TER Nouvelle-Aquitaine) Pau - Oloron-Sainte-Marie - Bedous
  • local service (TER Nouvelle-Aquitaine) Dax - Pau
  • local service (TER Nouvelle-Aquitaine) Bayonne - Pau - Tarbes
  • local service (TER Occitanie) Toulouse - Saint-Gaudens - Tarbes - Pau
Series Train Type Route Material Notes
TGV High Speed Train Paris-Montparnasse - Saint-Pierre-des-Corps - Poitiers - Angoulême - Libourne - Bordeaux-Saint-Jean - Dax - Orthez - Pau - Lourdes - Tarbes TGV Atlantique
Interior of the Gare de Pau
Preceding station   SNCF   Following station
toward Tarbes
toward Hendaye
toward Toulouse
TerminusTER Nouvelle-Aquitaine 63
toward Bedous
toward Dax
TER Nouvelle-Aquitaine 64Terminus
toward Bayonne
TER Nouvelle-Aquitaine 65
toward Tarbes
toward Toulouse
TER Occitanie M15Terminus